Car rentals in Tobago: All you need to know
You want a great car to get around Tobago whether you're traveling for a business trip or a vacation. Explore the famous sites around the city and pull up in front of the best restaurants in Tobago. We've collected your most frequently asked questions about car rentals in Tobago. Find out how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.
Where do I find a great deal on a rental car in Tobago?
We always strive to get you the best deal. However, there are ways to get an even lower price on your next booking. You can:
- Compare all the deals available
- Book as far in advance as possible. You'll usually get your vehicle of your choice and save more
- Check the mileage and fuel policies. You don't want to be surprised with any added costs
- Decide what vehicle you'll need for your drive. Don't get more car than you need
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save big on your Tobago rental car.
What rental companies have outlets in Tobago?
From global names like Enterprise and Sixt to budget-friendly brands like Thrifty and Budget, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the online reviews to get an idea of which one meets your needs.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Tobago?
That all depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Tobago. If you're having difficulty deciding, be sure to look over the table below. We have compared the most popular types of cars for you:
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Tobago?
Usually, the age limit for car rentals in Tobago is 21—the same as it is across most of the country. If you are under 25, you might also need to pay a surcharge. Be sure to go over the rental agreement to determine what the total will be before you book your rental.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Tobago?
Almost all countries require driver's insurance. You might be able to buy additional insurance through rental car supplier for your trip, if you think your insurance won't cover your rental.Although many major card issuers, like American Express or MasterCard, give some coverage, there are usually restrictions. For example, they may not cover your rental car if you get a larger or luxury vehicle. Check the policy before you decide.
What is the fuel policy for Tobago rental cars?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Here is a list of the typical policies.
You will have to find an open gas station close to your rental car supplier
What fuel policy should I get?
Many suppliers offer a range of fuel policies. However, the stand-out winner is usually full-to-full. You simply bring the car back with the same amount of fuel you got it with. Just be sure you make time to shop for the cheapest gas prices.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Tobago?
If you plan to explore all that Tobago offers, you are going to need unlimited miles. You can drive as far as you'd like without worrying about additional charges. Review the fine print to be sure they are truly "unlimited."
Before you leave the lot
Be sure you check a few items before you leave the lot on your Tobago adventure. It's important to:
- Walk around your vehicle and determine if there is any dents or scrapes. Be sure to make note of it on the paperwork, or you may get charged for it
- Check the trunk to see if the spare is inflated and the jack and lung wrench are there
- Familiarize yourself with the car. Adjust the mirrors and seats, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Get comfortable working the entertainment and GPS (if available). You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Tobago rental car today
Maybe you're traveling solo, maybe you're bringing your partner or kids, or maybe you're carpooling with co-workers to and from the hotel to the conference center. CarRentals.com has the ideal vehicle that can suit your needs and not break your wallet.